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Forestville, Michigan

Forestville is a village located in Sanilac County, Michigan. As of the 2000 census, the village had a total population of 127.


\nAccording to the
United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.1 km² (0.8 mi²). 2.1 km² (0.8 mi²) of it is land and none of it is covered by water.


\nAs of the
census of 2000, there are 127 people, 56 households, and 36 families residing in the village. The population density is 59.1/km² (153.2/mi²). There are 147 housing units at an average density of 68.4/km² (177.4/mi²). The racial makeup of the village is 95.28% White, 0.00% African American, 0.79% Native American, 0.00% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 3.94% from two or more races. 2.36% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 56 households out of which 25.0% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.2% are married couples living together, 14.3% have a female householder with no husband present, and 35.7% are non-families. 35.7% of all households are made up of individuals and 23.2% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.27 and the average family size is 2.94. In the village the population is spread out with 24.4% under the age of 18, 6.3% from 18 to 24, 17.3% from 25 to 44, 26.0% from 45 to 64, and 26.0% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 46 years. For every 100 females there are 111.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 108.7 males. The median income for a household in the village is $45,625, and the median income for a family is $62,917. Males have a median income of $29,375 versus $17,321 for females. The per capita income for the village is $21,130. 10.0% of the population and 6.9% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 6.3% are under the age of 18 and 24.2% are 65 or older.